Sonic Boom Track Club celebrates another winning season
Fort Belvoir Sonic Boom Track Club athlete, Alissa Martin, 12, is recognized during an end-of-season awards banquet, Sunday at Pullen Field. Martin claimed gold medals in shot put, discus and javelin at the recent Nationals meet. Full coverage of the team’s performance at this event will appear in a future issue of the Belvoir Eagle.
Registration open for FBCH Breast Cancer Awareness 5K
Fort Belvoir Community Hospital supports breast cancer awareness by hosting the 7th annual 5K run/walk, Oct. 19, 8:30 a.m., on the main hospital campus at the Oaks Pavilion entrance. To register online, visit www.raceentry.com/races/mwr-fbch-breast-cancer-awareness-5k/2019/register. For details call Anthony Leon, fitness program specialist, at 703-805-4430.
Resilience Team Challenge
Fort Belvoir Sports and Fitness will be offering an obstacle course challenge on Sept. 6 at 6 a.m. Each team of four people will complete a 1600-meter Relay Race, 22 push-ups and obstacle course. Prizes will be awarded. Registration is required. For more, call 703-806-5368.
MWR hosts the annual Pooch Plunge, Sept. 7 at the Officers’ Club’s Connelly Outdoor Pool. This popular event is the one day out of the year when dogs can enjoy free reign over the pool. For more, visit https://belvoir.armymwr.com/calendar/event/pooch-plunge/3415648/42411 or call 703-805-2620.
Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Awareness Powder Puff Game
Join Army Community Service and Family Advocacy Program at Pullen Field for the 2019 Powder Puff Football Game, Sept. 12. Register at ACS or online at playpass.com/2019belvoirPowderPuff. Eligible participants are active duty, Reservists, retirees, dependents, DoD civilians and contractors, 18 or older. For more, call 571-231-7016.
2019 Youth Sports – Enrollment Open
Youth Sports and Fitness offers year-round sports for children, ages 3-17. Registration can be completed online on WebTrac or at Parent Central Services. To use WebTrac, the child must be registered with Parent Central Services. For more, call Youth Sports and Fitness at 703-805-9138.
Water Aerobics – New Schedule
Fort Belvoir Aquatics has temporarily moved its Friday class (5 – 5:55 p.m.) to Thursdays. The location is Connolly Outdoor Pool Complex at the O’ Club. Classes are $5 per session and no registration needed. Active-duty, retirees, DoD civilians and dependents are eligible. For more info and schedules, call 703-805-2620.
Outdoor Pools Open
Connolly Outdoor Pool Complex at the Officers’ Club and North Post Outdoor
Pool will be open through Sept. 2. For summer hours, visit the Fort Belvoir
MWR Aquatics page: https://belvoir.armymwr.com/programs/aquatics
or call 703-805-2620.
Girls Basketball Training
Youth Sports and Fitness offers free off-season basketball fundamentals and skills training for girls. Games will be played after each training session at Specker Field House, Mondays through Thursdays, until Sept. 26. Start time is 6 p.m. and sessions run 60-90 minutes.
Readiness Program Fitness Classes
Sports and Fitness offers free weekly fitness classes, including Functional Fitness, C.O.R.E, Body Sculpt, Zumba, ChakaBoom, indoor cycle, yoga and Turbo Tabata. Go to Belvoir.armymwr.com for info about classes and times, or call 703-806-5093.
Mulligan Mondays at the Golf Club
Swing by the Belvoir Golf Club Mondays, to enjoy discounted rates on green, cart and walking fees. Top off your round of golf at Niblick’s Grill. For info, call 703-806-5878.
Golf Club Membership Sales
Belvoir Golf Club has two championship, 18-hole, golf courses, Woodlawn and Gunston. It also has a spacious clubhouse featuring Niblick’s Clubhouse Grill and the Clubhouse Lounge offers a view and, food and drink specials. For more, call 703-806-5878.
BODYBLAST Fitness Class
BODYBLAST4X4 is a free strength and cardio mash-up of functional, boot-camp style, fitness training for military families to work out while having a blast. Kids are welcome. Classes are Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9:30 a.m., at Specker Field House. For more, call 703-806-3057.
Go Cosmic Bowling, Fridays, 9 p.m.- midnight and Saturday, 1 p.m.-midnight, at the Bowling Center. Cosmic Bowling features music videos and effects lighting in an ultra-lounge atmosphere. It’s $5 per game or a 3-hour unlimited special for $16 per person, 5 p.m.-midnight. For more, go to https://belvoir.armymwr.com/categories/recreation.